What’s better than Black Friday? “Track Friday.” For the first time in its history, Amtrak is offering customers a Black Friday sale.
Starting Friday, November 25 through Monday, November 28 (Cyber Monday), customers save 30% on travel between December 10, 2016 and April 9, 2017 throughout Amtrak’s national network. The four-day “Track Friday” sale will be available starting Friday morning, November 25 and is only available on Amtrak.com. Below are some of the special prices available:
From Chicago to: Washington, DC – $69; New York City – $74; Denver – $44 From New York City to: Washington, DC – $45; Philadelphia – $35; Boston – [...]
Starting today, Amtrak Pacific Surfliner passengers will enjoy even more travel options thanks to the addition of two new daily trains – an early-morning train from San Diego to Los Angeles and an evening train from Los Angeles to San Diego.
The new northbound Pacific Surfliner will depart San Diego at 4:00 a.m. on weekdays and 4:40 a.m. on weekends, arriving in Los Angeles at 7:03 a.m. on weekdays and 7:30 a.m. on weekends. After arriving in Los Angeles, the train will continue north, providing passengers from San Diego and Orange counties with an earlier “one seat ride” to popular destinations including Burbank Airport, Ventura, Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo.
Amtrak is offering customers the opportunity to travel with their bicycles on more routes to different regions throughout the U.S. Trainside checked bicycle service is a new amenity available on the California Zephyr (San Francisco-Chicago), Cardinal (New York-Chicago), City of New Orleans (Chicago-New Orleans), Coast Starlight (Los Angeles-Seattle), Empire Builder (Seattle/Portland-Chicago), Lake Shore Limited (New York/Boston-Chicago), Southwest Chief (Los Angeles-Chicago), Sunset Limited (Los Angeles-New Orleans) and Texas Eagle (Chicago-San Antonio). This service is also new for Northeast Regional trains with baggage service – trains 65, 66 and 67 – for travel between Boston and [...]
Train travel is an even better option this fall for Amtrak Guest Rewards members who can earn double the points toward free travel and other rewards with the “Double Days” promotion.
Amtrak Guest Rewards members earn double points on qualifying Amtrak travel to more than 500 destinations across the country during Double Days from Sept. 19 – Nov. 19, 2016. To take advantage of the promotion, Amtrak Guest Rewards members can register at AmtrakGuestRewards.com/DoubleDays.
Traveling by train during any time of the year can be a rewarding experience, but the autumn months can be especially rewarding with the changing of the colors in many parts of the United States. Some of [...]